June 25, 2017

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‘Customers put price first’, according to new tradespeople study -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Well-known BBC gardener Bob Flowerdew to present talk on scented plants at Bishampton and District Gardening Club -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Action needed on consistently poor planting rates -

Friday, June 23, 2017

ITV’S ‘Love your Garden’ features Addagrip’s Addaset resin bound surfacing for war veterans garden in Plymouth -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Fullers Mill Garden awarded Visit England Quality Rose Marque -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Large or small, Victorian or traditional, Griffin Glasshouses has it all -

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Land Trust acquires new sites to protect and enhance valuable community green space across the UK -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Peak’s quirky cows hit the heights -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Public urged to nominate community groups for national awards -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wyevale Nurseries scoops six awards at HTA Show -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

New Scape paves the way with porcelain exterior tiling -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Rolawn hit the mark at Gardeners’ World Live -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Show Garden success for St Albans based company at BBC Gardeners’ World Live -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Rare hazel dormice reintroduced into a Warwickshire woodland -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Experience the mystery and romance of Galica’s ‘Pazo’ Gardens at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Landscape Watering Systems looks at how effective irrigation systems, technology and practice provide a major contribution to water conservation -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

GoLandscape’s ‘Watch this Space’ build begins at Hampton Court -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Bradstone supports MS Society Garden at BBC Gardeners’ World Live 2017 -

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Wyevale Nurseries launch 2018 promotional catalogue -

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Bernard Tickner awarded MBE in Her Majesty the Queen’s Birthday Honours -

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tender Opportunity – Supply of Landscape Machinery – Salcombe

Derbyshire County Council have issued a tender to for a landscape machinery supplier to meet the requirements of the Corporate Property Department Landscape Operatives. The successful contractor/s will be expected to provide delivery of the machinery and any after sales support as and when required. Delivery Address Meadow Lane Workshops Salcombe Road Meadow Lane Industrial Estate Alfreton Derbyshire DE55 7EZ Ambergate Workshops Ripley Road Ambergate Belper Derbyshire DE56 2ER Tenderers are required to download and complete the attached tender documentation and submit along with all the requested information including their price schedule. About the buyer Contact name: Matthew Daniels Address: Derbyshire County…

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Tender opportunity – Grounds maintenance – East Midlands

  The HCA is seeking to appoint a competent Supplier for the provision of landscape management and cleansing services at 12 Sites located within its Northampton portfolio. Typical planned works under this Contract comprise, but are not exclusively limited to the following; Site inspections, whereby the Contractor shall indicate; all matters relating to the maintenance specification, recommendations for necessary works, incidences of vandalism, flytipping, trespass and adjustments to the scheduled works; Grass cutting; Shrub maintenance; Weed Control and Cleansing. Industry Agriculture and Food Location of contract East Midlands Value of contract (£) £114,034 – £139,374 Published date 20 July 2015…

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Tender Opportunity – Landscape Maintenance – South East

Description The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is the single, national housing and regeneration delivery agency for England. Our vision is to create opportunity for people to live in homes they can afford in places they want to live, by enabling local authorities and communities to deliver the ambition they have for their own areas. For more information visit www.gov.uk/hca In the achievement of this vision, the HCA ‘holds’ large expanses of land and built estate. The HCA will work with local partners to develop, invest in and dispose of the assets in pursuit of the economic development and regeneration…

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Tender Opportunity – Specialist Grounds Maintenance – Doncaster

Title: Specialist Grounds Maintenance Works Category/Categories: 03000000 – Agricultural, farming, fishing, forestry and related products77314000 – Grounds maintenance services Additional Categorisation(s): None Summary: To carry out works such as:  emergency flailing of site lines, hedges, boom spraying, tractor rotavating. Contact: Ms Jayne Rowland – Johnson Email Address: Jayne.Rowland-Johnson@doncaster.gov.uk Telephone: 01302 872526 Address: North Bridge DepotNorth BridgeDoncasterSouth YorkshireDN5 9ANUnited Kingdom Key Dates Estimated contract start date: 17/08/2015 Estimated contract end date: 31/03/2018 Expression of interest start date: 14/07/2015 13:52 Expression of interest end date: 29/07/2015 12:00 Other Information Contract Period: 31 (months) Anticipated Extension Period: 12 (months) Number of Anticipated Extensions:…

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Tender Opportunity – Area Clean and Tidy Service – Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Article Source Main Contract Detail Buyer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council Title: Penistone Area Clean and Tidy Service Specification Category/Categories:  show categories Additional Categorisation(s): None Summary: BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL PENISTONE AREA COUNCIL Project: Creating A Cleaner and Greener Environment in Partnership with Local People – Penistone Area Estimated value: The estimated cost total value of this procurement is £160,000 in total, over an 18 month period Contract Start: September 2015 Contract End Date: March 2017 Description of Works: Penistone Clean and Tidy Service will contribute to improving and maintaining a clean, well presented and welcoming physical environment for the villages,…

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Tender Opportunity – Christmas Trees – Stoke-on-Trent City Council

  Stoke-on-Trent City Council are currently advertising a tender opportunity for the commission, installation, removal and disposal of Christmas Trees in 2015. For more information on how to apply please click here

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Tender Opportunity – Grounds Maintenance – Tower of London

Contractors wishing to be considered for the grounds maintenance contract in 2016 at the Tower of London are invited to apply to Graham Dillamore at Historic Royal Palaces, Hampton Court Palace, Surrey , KT1 4AA . Contractors who match the following criteria will only be considered and must apply in writing by 6th July 2015: Are registered BALI contractors Have current contracts in the London region Are currently involved in maintaining a heritage or historic landscape Possess ISO14001 (environmental), ISO18001 (H&S),  or other equivalent certifications Have a recognised accreditation to staff welfare and development e.g. Investors in People. Supply company…

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Tender Opportunity – Winter Maintenance Service – Birmingham

Title: BCHC-15-0006 — Provision of winter maintenance (gritting and snow clearance) service to Birmingham C Published by: Birmingham Community Healthcare National Health Service Trust Publication Date: 12/06/2015 Application Deadline: 13/07/2015 Deadline Date: 13/07/2015 Deadline Time: 12:00:00 Notice Type: Contract Notice Has Documents: No Abstract: On 1.4.2013, the Birmingham Primary Care Shared Services Agency (BPCSSA) Estates team was split between BCHC and NHS Property Services (NHS-PS). As part of this restructure the physical estate and related services were allocated and transferred between the 2 organisations.With an in-house Estates Department the Trust has established a better understanding of the rationalised estate portfolio….

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Tender Opportunity – Grounds Maintenance – Barnsley

Tender Opportunity – Grounds Maintenance – Barnsley Main Contract Detail Buyer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council Title: Dearne Area Clean and Tidy Service Specification Category/Categories: 45112700 – Landscaping work 45112710 – Landscaping work for green areas 45112712 – Landscaping work for gardens 50000000 – Repair and maintenance services 71421000 – Landscape gardening services 77000000 – Agricultural, forestry, horticultural, aquacultural and apicultural services 77310000 – Planting and maintenance services of green areas 77312000 – Weed-clearance services 90000000 – Sewage, refuse, cleaning and environmental services 90510000 – Refuse disposal and treatment 90511300 – Litter collection services 90610000 – Street-cleaning and sweeping services 90611000…

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Tender Opportunity – Design Services – Gladstone

Title:  Architect-led Design Team Services for the Gladstone’s Living Heritage Project Published by:  Gladstone’s Library Publication Date:  01/06/2015 Application Deadline: Deadline Date:  13/07/2015 Deadline Time:  17:00 Notice Type:  Contract Notice Has Documents:  No Abstract:  Gladstone’s Library wishes to appoint a suitably experienced architect–led multi-disciplinary design team with exceptional vision to provide design services for a prestigious new building and also re-develop the existing Grade I listed Victorian building and its landscape. This commission covers work for RIBA Stages 1 – 7, subject to external funding and planning permissions being acquired. It is important to note that at this point in…

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